KVH Industries, Inc.

Material Handler (2nd Shift)

Job Locations US-RI-Middletown
ID
2022-1180
Category
Manufacturing
Type
Full Time

Overview

Opportunity for a Material Handler to join our team in Middletown, Rhode Island.  Forklift experience preferred. In this position you will perform a combination of tasks to receive, store, and distribute material, equipment, and products for our satellite communications product line. This is a second shift position (Summer Hours = Monday-Thursday, 2pm-12am and Fall Hours = Monday-Friday, 3pm-11pm).

Responsibilities

  • Reads production schedule, customer order, work order, shipping order, or requisition to determine items to be moved, gathered, or distributed.
  • Conveys materials and items from receiving or production areas to storage or to other designated areas by hand, hand truck, or electric hand truck.
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence, such as size, type, style, color, or product code.
  • Fills requisitions, work orders, or requests for materials, tools, or other stock items and distributes items to production workers or assembly line.
  • Assembles customer orders from stock and places orders on pallets or shelves, or conveys orders to shipping department.
  • Opens boxes, crates, and other containers, using hand tools.
  • Records amounts of materials or items received or distributed.
  • Weighs or counts items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards.
  • Arranges stock parts in specified sequence for assembly by other workers.
  • Uses barcode scanner to enter records.
  • May drive vehicle to transport stored items to or from warehouse to plant.
  • May prepare parcels for mailing.
  • May maintain inventory records.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Recent Forklift experience preferred - will train
  • Must have a valid driver’s license
  • Able to use computers for data input and retrieval

Physical Demands:

  • Able to lift and/or move 40 pounds
  • Walk about the manufacturing floor
  • Long periods of standing
  • Visual requirements include depth perception, color vision, and clarity of vision for distant (20 feet or more) and near (less than 20 inches) work

DUE TO THE NATURE OF THIS POSITION APPLICANTS MUST PASS A DRUG SCREEN. VALID PRESCRIPTIONS OR CARDS ARE NOT ELIGILBLE FOR THIS POSITION.

US citizens or Permanent residents are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time. KVH Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability. We offer a full suite of benefits to include paid time off, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, flexible spending account, employee stock purchase program, and 401k/Roth.  If you need assistance with the application process, please call 401.847.3327 or email human_resources@kvh.com

KVH Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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